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Our Inductees

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1979-2021
 our local athletic achievements
are remembered here

Recent Inductees:

Albert White

Albert was born in Catlin, Illinois in 1904 and came to Peterborough in 1956.  He was an exceptional athlete in track, football and baseball.  During his university career he was never beaten in the 100 and 200 m.  He also quarter backed the university football team.  After university he played semi pro baseball.  In 1956…

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Robert C. (Bob) Allen

As a multisport athlete, Bob Allen’s extensive career involved a number of sports including hockey, football, softball, and tug-of-war. Bob played minor hockey in Douro and Warsaw where he captained the Warsaw Redmen to two Juvenile “D” OMHA Championships (57/58) and won two Junior “D” OMHA titles (59/60).  He played with the Warsaw Intermediates in…

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Jim Bell

Coming up through the church league softball system, Jim Bell established himself as an elite pitcher very early in his career.  He won provincial OASA championships with the IUE Bantams in 1962 and again in 1964 with the IUE Midgets.  In the 1964 championships, he threw two no-hitters and a one-hitter in OASA midget play. …

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John Kasperski

As a high school athlete in Toronto, John competed at the OFSAA championships in discus and high jump.  While attending Eastern Michigan University he was a varsity athlete in basketball and track and field.  He went on to Queens University where he was a member of the championship CIAU track and field team.   In 1970…

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Marianne (Caravaggio) Watkins

From age 3, Marianne knew she loved to skate.  She was enrolled in the Peterborough Figure Skating Club at age 6. After competing for over 10 years and achieving gold, she shifted from amateur skater to professional coach for the PFSC and area clubs.  She moved from figure skates to hockey skates when she played…

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Rose Powers

Growing up in a Peterborough sporting family, Rose took up many sports:  lacrosse, rugby, slo-pitch, ball hockey and ice hockey.  While she achieved success in other sports, it was hockey where she made her mark.  Rose has been an integral part of the Peterborough Girls Hockey Association from the very beginning, as a player in…

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Ever wonder how athletes become inducted into the Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame? Do you have a particular athlete in mind who deserves to be inducted? Learn about the nomination and induction process.

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